Renters living in Lake Wales are awash with options to satisfy their basic to more particular lifestyle wants and needs. With places like grocery stores right in the neighborhood, Lake Wales's community feel attracts many families. In case you need to expand your search for a new pad, even more apartments are available for rent in the nearby neighborhoods of Twin Lake Park and Spanish Heights.
Food, Libations and Recreation
ApartmentGuide.com has ratings and reviews to help you in your search for a new place. To give you a greater sense of the area, a couple important streets to know in Lake Wales are E Stuart Ave. and E Park Ave. These streets contain a larger share of services and amenities, including places to grab a bite and socialize, than other places in the area. With our easy-to-use apartment finder tool, skip the search and head straight to what matters most.
Lake Wales has restaurants and bars, including R & L Pub, an opportune spot for drinks after work. If drinks are on the agenda, try one of the local options, like Phase Iii Tavern. When your appetite can only be satisfied by the familiar, head over to Lake Wales on E Tillman Ave. for a chain restaurant like Pizza Hut.
Explore and evoke a sense of wonderment and culture at Lake Wales's Lake Wales Arts Ctr. Popular places of entertainment include Studio 6 Academy Of Dance, where locals and tourists alike can enjoy prime performances from skilled actors, dancers and artists.
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Cash Mart and Tip Top Food Store are just a few of the many grocery stores in the Lake Wales area.
For something artsy and unique, Bsd Galleries is located on E Stuart Ave.
Local Schools and School Districts
Some of the schools near the apartments in Lake Wales are Endtime Christian School Of Excellence and McLaughlin Middle School. Remember, school district boundaries are subject to redrawing. Consult with your local schools and school districts near the apartments for rent to confirm the schools your children can attend.
A middle school in the Polk County Public district, McLaughlin Middle School has a low student-teacher ratio of 13-to-1.
In the Schooldistrictof Osceloa County School District, there are 34 elementary schools, 20 middle schools and 19 high schools. The ratio of students to teachers and the size of the student body is smaller in Schooldistrictof Osceloa County School District than in Polk County Public Schools. Schooldistrictof Osceloa County School District has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the Polk County Public district.
Demographics and Cost of Living
Is Lake Wales the right neighborhood for you? A look at your future neighbors' expenditures might help you make a decision. The cost of living in Lake Wales is 60% costlier than comparable suburban areas of Lake Wales, such as Twin Lake Park. On average a household in Lake Wales spends $50.4K/year in total expenditures. Compare these expenses to those of Twin Lake Park, which come to around $31.4K/year.
The neighborhoods of Lake Wales and Twin Lake Park are similar to each other both in terms of the percentage of households that have children and the average household size. In Lake Wales, the percentage of households with children is 37% and the average household size is 2.55 people per household, and in Twin Lake Park 33% of households have children and there are 2.54 people per household on average.
At $61.5K, the average income level in Lake Wales is significantly higher than that of Twin Lake Park's, which stands at $29.1K.